Inspiration from several thousand year old plastered skull found in the Levant, from dust bowl era protective clothing and from depression economy improvisational halloween costumes.
Really fun project working with the client's creative team to develop a large painting for their new flagship store in NYC. This is a good example of a high volume, comprehensive feedback loop between art director and artist.
Project to fabricate six interpretive, Greco-Roman stylized duplicate resin ape bust portraits for a retail display on 5th Ave in NYC. Original sculpted artwork and castings created by film maker, artist, special effects master and toymaker James Sizemore.
Concept Design, Art Direction, Project Management, Logistics - Kyler Dannels Design
Original Sculpture, Fabrication, Casting, Finishing - James Sizemore
Full featured design and build of trade show booths for two cotton fabric manufacturing companies. Six month project working in collaboration with the best set building team in the southeast, Ready Set.
Design and Project Management - Kyler Dannels Design
Fabrication, Engineering, Logistics and Installation - Ready Set Atlanta
Merchandising, Art Direction for C+S booth - Cotton + Steel Team